Please check out this link to the Commentary by Ward Samson on Spruce Budworm
Public Forum May 13, 2014 7:00 – 9:00 pm
St Theresa’s Parish Hall, 120 Mundy Pond Rd, St John’s, NL
6:30pm Meet and Greet at Hall /set up for public meeting.
7:00pm Host – Greg Malone. Introduces Speakers. Overview of CAP-NL, pesticide use and why we in NL should be concerned about our toxic load.
7:10pm 1st speaker, Pesticides – Dr. Atanu Sarkar, MB BS, MCH, Ph.D , MES, Faculty of Medicine, MUN. Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health.
7:20pm 2nd speaker, Toxic Chemicals – Dr. Cora Young, B.Sc., Ph.D., Dept. Chemistry, MUN..
7:30pm Comments, questions from audience and forum discussion regarding how to better protect the health of families, communities and the environment from toxic substances.
8:20pm Closing remarks – Kenny Mutchie Bennett, First Nations Cultural Leader
8:30 – 9:00 CAP-NL AGM. New members welcome.
NOTE: There are at the Forum:
– Petitions to sign, as well as petitions available to anyone who wants to collect more signatures.
– A CAP NL Position Paper will be available to read. Also available on website.
– Info sheet of email addresses and telephone numbers for Ministers of Environment and Health, MHAs and the local call-in radio shows.